On This Day

What Happened on December 26, 2020

Famous Deaths

  • Jim McLean, Scottish soccer forward (Hamilton Academical, Clyde, Dundee) and manager (Dundee United 1971-93), dies from dementia at 83
  • Phil Niekro, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (famed knuckleballer; no-hitter 1973; 5 x MLB All Star; 5 x Gold Glove; Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves), dies of cancer at 81 [1]
2020 Highlights

About December 26, 2020

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Boxing Day (Australia, Ireland, New Zealand, United Kingdom)

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Capricorn